When the commercial whaling moratorium was introduced by the IWC in 1982, Japan lodged an official objection, but withdrew this objection in 1987 after the United States threatened it with sanctions. Therefore, in 1987, Japan stopped commercial whaling activities in Antarctic waters, but in the same year began a controversial scientific whaling program Japan's scientific whaling program has remained controversial, with conservation groups and anti-whaling countries such as the US and Australia... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Recording of an Eastern Gray Tree Frog and cricket frogs in a drainage ditch at Riverbend Forest Preserve, Champaign County, IL. Additional background sound provided by crickets, geese on the lake, a bird in the woods, American toads in the distance... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
"Die Illusion der Verzweiflung," or The Illusion of Despair, explores existential concepts through homage to classic german cinema and literary archetypes. The Faustian character, Wilmot, desires a higher truth; his life is books, yet they are not compassionate. His need attracts Amara, who may have the power to help him, though at what cost? German language with English subtitles. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: existentialism, german, deutsch, drama, foreign, kafkaesque, homage, short narrative
fragmento de trabajo documental basado en la nueva ordenanza de "convivencia" ciudadana, patética ley impulsada por el ayuntamiento de barcelona,españa.Todo, se criminaliza , cada actividad , sobre artística, manifestada en las calles, se recortan libertades y se ejerce un control digno de un gobierno de facto o de derechas.-TALLER DE VIDEO DOCUMENTALIDADES, gustavo lopez y rogerio vilas boas ( 1 reviews )
Viaje en el Transiberiano en Mayo-Junio de 2007. Más de 9000 km en tren!! Ruta:Alemania-Polonia-Bielorusia-Rusia-Mongolia-China. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Transiberiano Transsiberian Trans-siberian Baikal Mongolia Transmongolian China Novosibirsk Omsk...
Filme encomendado, do genero documentario classico, sobre as belezas e riquezas naturais da região Amazonica. Podemos considerar tipicamente glauberianos: o arrebatamento lirico das tomadas, e a insistencia bem caracteristica sobre as preocupações nacionalistas e progressistas do diretor, com a presenca muito concreta da imagem das pessoas no trabalho, nas sequencias urbanas, e do produto, da mercadoria. Fonte: livro “Glauber Rocha” de Sylvie Pierre, (Papirus Editora, 1996.). Comentario... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: amazonas, cinema novo
On July 2007, I took a ferry boat from Lajeado to Palmas cities to cross the Tocantins, a Brazilian river that is born in the state of GoiÃ¡s. After covering 1.6 a thousand miles, it discharges in the estuary of Amazonas. During the raining season, its navigable stretch is of almost 1.2 thousand miles. I was also lucky to meet two native kids. The aboriginal people of the Tocantins state live in areas demarcated by the government. There are approximately 6,000 indians who live basically of... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: sunset, photography, trip, travel, river, tocantins, brazilians georgete
Shot on October 14, 1888 by French inventor Louis Le Prince, the Roundhay Garden Scene is believed to be the first film ever made, or at least the oldest one in existence. The Film features Louis' eldest son Adolphe Le Prince, Sarah Robinson Whitley, Joseph Whitley and Harriet Hartley walking around in the garden. Roundhay Garden Scene was shot in Roundhay, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England, and, according to Adolphe, was filmed at Oakwood Grange, which was the home of Joseph and Sarah Whitley.... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Louis, Le Prince, Thomas, Edison, France, England, Roundhay, Garden, Scene, 1888, first, film, made
Belvedere in Italian literally means fair view.It is used as a generic architectural term but it has been used to name buildingsor places like * The Belvedere a small garden casino near the Vatican Palace, Rome, * The Belvedere fort in Florence, Italy * Belvedere (palace) in Vienna * Belvedere Palace in Warsaw, Poland * Belvedere House and Gardens in Ireland * Belvedere Plantation near Richmond, Virginia * Belvedere Park & Belvedere Towers; in New Delhi, India * Claremont Belvedere; a... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
In an ever faster moving world cities have become somehow fascinating for us. They do not only respresent mankind's belief in technology but do also provide us with an endless variety of images and sounds. urbanDynamics is an international video project designed to cover global urban dynamics. Its aim is to make a collage of urban environments around the world by assembling video footage from citizens. It's an experiment that totally depends on the participants, who rediscover their cities with... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: urban dynamics, urbanisation, urbanization, agglomeration, cities
1950s paranoia as seen through the eyes of two Galactic Census probes. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: mashup, scifi, science fiction, experimental documentary, alien, aliens
Deadman back in his acclaimed role as an outcast, a psychanautical explorer of innerspace, a realm of agoraphobic compulsive nonlinear magnetic media visuals. In the dark of this cluttered and chaotic compound of shag carpet and textured wooden panelling lies the creative mind of a savant. In rainmanish fashion deadman fights through various levels of obstacles and battles psychic and illusionary enemies in a quest for the warmth of the sun and feeling of wind in the face like when you take... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: deadman, journey, life lesson, positivity, jesus, allah, yoda, nirvana, elevated existence, cooler...